Colbert County Sheriff's Office mourns death of former deputy

Donivan Hagwood worked for the Colbert County Sheriff's Office as its K-9 Drug Dog Handler. Donivan Hagwood worked for the Colbert County Sheriff's Office as its K-9 Drug Dog Handler.

Donivan Hagwood served with multiple agencies, including the Town Creek Police Department, the Leighton Police Department and the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office.

Posted: May. 12, 2019 9:20 PM

The Colbert County Sheriff's Office announced the passing of one of its former deputies on Saturday.

Donivan Hagwood not only served with the CCSO, but also previously worked for the Town Creek Police Department, the Leighton Police Department and the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office.

In a Facebook post, CCSO said Hagwood graduated the police academy in 1987.

Once he joined CCSO, "he took over the position of K-9 Drug Dog Handler." He also served in the 32nd Judicial Drug Task Force while with CCSO.

Visitation will be held on Monday, May 13 from 10 a.m. to noon at Morrison's Funeral Home in Tuscumbia. A funeral service will follow the visitation.

Article Comments

Huntsville
Clear
76° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 76°
Florence
Clear
78° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 80°
Fayetteville
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 73°
Decatur
Clear
76° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 76°
Scottsboro
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 73°
WAAY Radar
WAAY WAAY-TV Cam
WAAY Temperatures

Community Events